Jean Hersholt starred in the motion picture series about a small town doctor cares for, and is confronted by the lives of its citizens. The movie Meet Dr. Christian, released in 1939, began a string of six films that were released until 1941. All starred Jean Hersholt, and it was a natural to spin off the movies as an old time radio show.
Keywords: Dr. Christian; drama; old time radio
|Dr. Christian 175 Eps|
(175 Episodes) "Dr. Christian," was broadcast by CBS every Sunday from Nov 07, 1938 thru January 06,1950. It was a soap opera, but not your every day soap opera. This soap opera played like a serial drama (as each episode was complete), but to keep listeners abreast of the 'goings-on', past activity was referred to within other episodes, as was/is done with all other soap operas. Dr. Christian was portrayed by Jean Hersholt; you may recall that Jean also played Shirley Temple's 'Alps-Dwelling' g...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Dr_Christian; Dr Christian; Dr. Christian; DrChristian, OTR Soap Opera; OTR Serial Drama; Old Time Radio; Jean Hersholt